Jon Stewarts connected the dots perfectly in this one. He shows the lack of forward think of the Republican Party’s objection to investing in high-quality pre-school. The final monologue is a prescription that while funny could have legs. This video should be sent to every Republican Senator and Congressperson. He starts by illustrating how far […]
Over the last several years Joe Scarborough has been progressively getting more aggressive on the attacks on the intransigence and lack of ideas of the Republican Party. His attacks are more piercing because he is in fact a real conservative. From watching his various diatribes over the years, one comes to the conclusion that as […]
The U.S. Economy shrank for the first time since 2009. There are many technical reasons beyond the scope of this post why the 0.1% drop is not as bad as it may initially seem. That said, this could be a mini-preview of the upcoming cliff. Sequestration, the severe and draconian cuts to both social programs […]
One continues to hear from Republicans that they take a bum rap for being racist. It is true that all political parties have their share of racists. The continual flow of racist videos and utterances from what one can only consider nativist Republicans are simply astounding. Now surfaces the video below in which the Arkansas […]
Many seem to believe that passing some sort of comprehensive immigration reform will ensure that the drubbing Republicans took by the hands of Latinos specifically, but more broadly, from virtually all minorities will change their fate with these voters going forward. Those in the GOP, who will now allow the passage of comprehensive immigration reform […]
The Tea Party movement is dead. When an ant mound is poisoned and the queen dies there are still worker ants running around. However for all practical purposes, the mound is dead. That is the current state of the Tea Party. The con artists that used the fear and ignorance of the Tea Party following […]
It is no longer a hypothetical. The story below is a real world experience of a young woman at the lowest point in her life having to experience a law that was passed by a Republican male dominated Texas statehouse. Do you believe if pregnancy and difficult decisions having to do with pregnancy had anything […]
Blake Farenthold with his actions makes the point that nothing presents a hindrance for any Republican running for office.